Data Visualization

Data Visualization

This course will showcase two different plugins which offer some unique options for data visualization in QGIS

Course Overview

Data Visualization

This course will showcase two different plugins which offer some unique options for data visualization in QGIS. The D3 Data Visualization plugin creates a D3 circular histogram heatmap using date, time, and custom categories. The Time Manager plugin adds time controls to QGIS. Using these time controls, you can animate vector features based on a time attribute.

Experience Level:

Advanced

Skills Covered:

  • Create a basic D3 circular heatmap
  • Adjust settings on a D3 circular heatmap
  • Set up animation Time Manager settings
  • Play the animation

This course was created using QGIS 2.4 for Boundless Desktop 1.0. Functionality may differ in other versions.

Lessons45 min

  • D3 Data and Time Heatmap
  • Time Manager Plugin
  • Course Survey

Course Overview

Data Visualization

This course will showcase two different plugins which offer some unique options for data visualization in QGIS. The D3 Data Visualization plugin creates a D3 circular histogram heatmap using date, time, and custom categories. The Time Manager plugin adds time controls to QGIS. Using these time controls, you can animate vector features based on a time attribute.

Experience Level:

Advanced

Skills Covered:

  • Create a basic D3 circular heatmap
  • Adjust settings on a D3 circular heatmap
  • Set up animation Time Manager settings
  • Play the animation

This course was created using QGIS 2.4 for Boundless Desktop 1.0. Functionality may differ in other versions.

Lessons45 min

  • D3 Data and Time Heatmap
  • Time Manager Plugin
  • Course Survey